Acute Lung Injuries is typical dysfunction that is affecting some or all parts of lungs as a result of sickness or injury. This is also called Adult Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS), it may also affect children. ARDS may occur as a result of trauma, pneumonia, shock, severe burns, multiple blood transfusions and inhaling toxic fumes.
Some of the symptoms of Acute Lung Injuries:
Difficulty in breathing
Deep and heavy breathing
When should you consult a doctor?
Consult a doctor when you have excessive rapid breathing difficulty.